This is the ultimate a part of my three-part renovation diary for my kitchen rework that occurred last summer season. In this put up, I give a tour of my kitchen AFTER the rework. To see the kitchen earlier than the remodel, take a look at Part I: Before To hear more about my kitchen design plans, take a look at Part II: Inspiration Thanks for following along!
Out of necessity and frugal DNA, I was positive I may do an affordable transform. I wanted to do an affordable transform. But affordable is a relative time period. When we started daydreaming about this venture, I thought I could do it for round $15,000 — completely plausible if you happen to watch certain house-improvement reveals. Unfortunately, that’s lower than half what it ended up costing.
The wonderful thing about the bay window is the choices. Even with the sash you might have the option of either casement or double-hung home windows. Do look to have your general architecture tie together. Generally speaking when you’ve got casements throughout your own home try to embody casement in your bay window. While there isn’t any mandate that it should match and for casement windows you will pay just a little extra, the design continuity will pay dividends in your resale value and appreciation.
When you begin speaking to contractors and designers you could find extra work is required. That’s okay. It’s straightforward to update your listing and resend to all the bidding contractors. Otherwise, the varied contractors will record the items they consider you want and it will be tough to check bids. A basic scope of work additionally eliminates some guess work by the contractor.
This hutch was a $200 Craigslist discover. I did want something old; but the $900 one I loved from the flea market broke the bank. By placing in the hutch, I truly gained extra organized storage, and it gave us a few more inches as normal cabinets are 24 inches and the hutch is simply 19. Plus, the average cupboard is roughly $250 per cupboard. That would’ve been virtually $1000 for a similar storage!